CVE-2004-2302

NameCVE-2004-2302
DescriptionRace condition in the sysfs_read_file and sysfs_write_file functions in Linux kernel before 2.6.10 allows local users to read kernel memory and cause a denial of service (crash) via large offsets in sysfs files.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-922-1, DTSA-16-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kernel-image-2.6.8-alphasourcesarge2.6.8-16sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-image-2.6.8-amd64sourcesarge2.6.8-16sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-image-2.6.8-hppasourcesarge2.6.8-6sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-image-2.6.8-i386sourcesarge2.6.8-16sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-image-2.6.8-ia64sourcesarge2.6.8-14sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-image-2.6.8-m68ksourcesarge2.6.8-4sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-image-2.6.8-s390sourcesarge2.6.8-5sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-image-2.6.8-sparcsourcesarge2.6.8-15sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-patch-powerpc-2.6.8sourcesarge2.6.8-12sarge1lowDSA-922-1
kernel-source-2.4.27source(unstable)(not affected)
kernel-source-2.6.8sourcesarge2.6.8-16sarge1lowDSA-922-1
linux-2.6source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- linux-2.6 <not-affected> (Fixed before upload into archive; 2.6.10)

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